Darren Grafton, who is speaking at Travel IQ 2018, has 25+ years’ experience in the travel technology industry and is a highly experienced innovator.
He has been responsible for leading major changes in the corporate travel industry throughout his career and was recognized as one of the top 25 most influential executives in the travel industry by the BTN Group in 2014. In 2018 Skift also acknowledged Darrin as one of the top innovators in travel.
Darrin has held senior management positions with Gullivers Travel Group (listed on the Australian and New Zealand Stock Exchanges between 2004 and 2006) and Interactive Technologies. Darrin has previously been awarded the NZX Hi-Tech Entrepreneur Award and been a finalist for the NZ Hi-Tech Company Leader Award and the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Darrin is a member of the Institute of IT Professionals NZ, the Institute of Directors NZ.